Recreation & excursions

Bored? Not in Karlsruhe!

Your recreational tips in Karlsruhe

Whether active in nature or in the city, Karlsruhe can offer something impressive: a mild climate with around 1800 hours of sunshine per year, 102 km of cycle paths, 12 public baths, approx. 1000 hectares of green space and more than 135 cultural institutions ensure balanced and varied sport and recreational opportunities in Karlsruhe – boredom is unheard of in the fan-shaped city. From hiking to cycling, to swimming or walking through the parks and gardens of Karlsruhe. 

Here are some recreational tips for Karlsruhe.

Discover Karlsruhe with the Karlsruhe Card

The best way to leisurely explore the city on the cheap!

The Karlsruhe Card comes with plenty of free benefits and perks, including free bus and train travel within the urban area. Visit the major cultural institutions free of charge, such as the Centre for Art and Media Karlsruhe "ZKM", the Baden State Museum, the State Art Gallery or the State Museum of Natural History. The Karlsruhe Card also gives you free access to the Zoological Gardens. Plus you get discounts on many other recreational activities like the Baden State Theatre or the Europabad.

Find out more about what the Karlsruhe Card has to offer and which events you can attend with the card here: